Technical Lead

17 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Lead

Some careers shine brighter than others.

If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

The most exciting digital revolution in HSBC's history is happening right now. The global digital solutions we are creating will influence the banking behaviour of over 37 million customers worldwide. Such an exciting journey comes with a truly unique career opportunity: working alongside a growing team of experts from world-leading technology companies to embed digital into the heart of the bank.

Our Digital teams are an integrated global group of over 3500 technologists and commercial thinkers, working across our offices in London, India, China, Hong Kong, the US, Canada, Poland and Mexico.

Our work includes developing new mobile apps and online experiences; using digital messaging to build the relationship with our customers; building and improving the underlying technology and security platforms; and innovating our propositions to take advantage of new innovation.

As an HSBC employee in the UK, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities and a competitive pay and benefits package. This includes private healthcare for all UK-based employees, enhanced maternity and adoption pay and support when you return to work, and a contributory pension scheme with a generous employer contribution.

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join this team in the role Technical Lead.

In this role, you will:

  • Be an inspiration and lead by example by exercising a collaborative attitude
  • Use the latest UI, Mobile technologies, processes, and tools
  • Be keen to collaborate with others and give thought about how software fits into the bigger picture
  • Deliver fair outcomes for our customers and ensure own conduct maintains the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets
  • Promote a DevOps culture by looking beyond pure programming
  • Demonstrate your ability to manage, lead, motivate, mentor, and coach teams of Engineers
  • To be successful in this role you should meet the following requirements:
  • Technical Skills (Web Development)
  • Be familiar with all and expert in some of the following:
  • Building 'mobile first', responsive, adaptive single page applications
  • Solid awareness of cross-browser/device and cross platform development
  • Standards compliant HTML5, CSS3, ES6
  • Java 8, Spring Boot, Maven, Nefix OSS
  • Node.js, React, Redux, Yarn, Babel, PM2
  • Mocha, Chai, Jest
  • Test automation development utilising - Selenium, Junit, Wiremock
  • Experience consuming REST APIs and utilising JSON for web or mobile applications

Tools / Methodologies

  • CI/CD - tools such as Jenkins, Git, GitHub, SonarQube, Nexus
  • Agile Toling - Jira, Confluence, Slack
  • Application Monitoring - Splunk, AppDynamics
  • Spring Boot and Tomcat
  • PaaS/IaaS -Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AWS, Mule API gateway
  • DevOps processes and experience
  • Strong understanding of lean and agile methods of software delivery and the principles and practices of BDD, ATDD and TDD
  • Agile methodologies - Scrum, Kanban, Lean UX, XP
  • Strong technical development skills
  • Be an approachable and supportive team member with a collaborative attitude within a demanding, maturing Agile environment
  • Influence and champion new ideas and methods
  • Great communication - convey your thoughts, ideas and opinions clearly and concisely face-to-face or virtually to all levels up and down stream
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change
  • Proven experience of successful project management, utilising relevant tools and techniques to ensure consistent delivery

For further details and application information please click "Apply" button now or visit our careers site

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